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Sto. S. Slilcl <{ Co. |
1154 to 1160 ,
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Are You Steady fc
SLCUlt
No doubt your gown is 1
NEW ONES we've just of
so that if you have not al:
have a handsome
Suit and Wrap
ready to wear
uu.iB.uuJ
All the Ac<
Such as.Ribbons, Belts, Gl<
bon Clasps?New, Novel, I
ines and Fancy Garnitures
Dress.
Art Exhibit.
Miss Oberly will conti
NEEDLEWORK and Hi
for another day or two.
third floor.
Geo. E. 51
MR. CAMPBELL'S WILL
Admitted to Probate and Recorded
Yesterday by County Clerk Robertson?Deeds
Recorded and Marriage
Licenses Issued. ;
Yesterday, In Clerk Robertson's office,
the will of the late A. YT. Campbell was
admitted to probate and recorded. The
Instrument reads as follows:
Hereby revoking1 and cancelling all
previous writings, of "whatsoever character,
in the nature of a will, I hereby
publish and declare the following provisions
of this instrument to be my
last and only will and testament, and I
desire and direct that they be so regarded,
respected and obeyed.
Provision 1?Out of any estate of
j Krhich I may die possessed I direct that
flrst there shall be reserved and set
aside the full and certain sum of 53,500
lor the use and benefit of my brother,
j Thomas J. Campbell, of Miami county,
i -Kansas, during his life, to be held in the
r.ame of my son, Richard C. Campbell,
as trustee, the interest on the same, at
j Ihe rate of not less than 7 per cent per
i annum, to be paid to him, or for him, in
quarterly installments. At his death, Its
i principal shall be equally divided between
my said son. Richard, and my
daughter, Jessie, (Mrs. Nave) or between
their legal representatives, if
one or both be not living, per stirpes.
Second?Out of. any subsenu^nt re
malnder of my- estate I direct that one- I
half of the same shall be equally dlvld- j
cd between my said son, Richard, and J
my said daughter, Jessie, or if one or I
both be not living then to their legal
representatives as provided in the above
preceding paragraph.
Third?Out of any subsequent remainder
of my estate, I direct that the
eum of $2,000 be paid to my sister. Mrs.
Jane Campbell Dawson, or, Jf she- be
not living, then, equally, to her son
Campbell and her daughter Margory,
or to the survivor of them, and if neither
of them be living, then equally, as in
eection second, to my son Richard and
my daughter Jeasie.
Fourth?Out of any subsequent re|
mainder of my estate, I -direct
that the sum of J 1,000 be paid
to my old business partner,
John F. McDermot, of Washing
ton, D. C.. or, If he be not living, then
to his two daughters, Emma and Nora,
equally.
Fifth?As to any subsequent remainder
of my estate, I direct that It he divided
equally between my said son
Itlchnrd nnd my said daughter Jessie,as
provided in section second of this Instrument.
Sixth?r hereby name my son Richard
nf> my executor, without bond, except an
to the execution of the trust on b.:half
of my brother Thomas. For the punctual
and faithful discharge of said trust
h?; shall furnish a bond ot not less
than $5,000, to be passed upon to the
satisfaction, nnd ns often as need be,
of the Judge of some court of record for
IMiaml countf', Kansas, or of such other
rounty and state wherein the said
Thomas may be residing.
Seventh?No fees are t.? accrue to.the
raid executor for his services under this
will, inasmuch as he Is a beneficiary of
the siime. Two years are hereby given
him wherein to settle up my eatafe^although
It is hoped that a much less
time wHI suffice. The said two years,
however, shall not apply to my brother
Thomas' allowance. It Is to be available
at once. m?"
RIghth?This Instrument being wholly
In rny own hand, is not attested to by
nny signature rave my own. It is written
nr.d subscribed at rny room, No.. 19,
i-'iarnm house, city of Wheeling, county
of Ohio, state of West Vlrglnin, \thls
thirtieth day of April, eighteen hundred
Sco. S. Slifel ?t- Co.
Main Street.
>r the
rtide?
nought, or if not see th
>ened. Full line of size:
ready purchased you ca
| This Includes Ladles',
! Misses' and Children's
Wares
cessories,
Dves, Belt and Neck Ril
\Tice; also Silks, Mousse
for Trimming Waist c
nue her exhibit of AR'
VND-PAINTED CHIN,
Don't fail to see it?o
. ? JS _11 /Z"9 -
M&l <0?
and ninety-eight.- "Witness my sign
ture hereunder.
(Signed.) A. W. CAMPBELL.
Marriage licenses were Issued to t
following yesterday:
A. L. Cox. aged twenty-one, and .A
ma J. Arbenz, aged twenty, of Whei
lng.
Reed White, aged nineteen, and The
ma Armstrong, Aged nineteen, of Dz
las. Mart-hall county, W. Va.
William Dawson, aged twenty, n:
Ella Moran. aged nineteen, of Wheelir
Charles Crabtree, aged twenty-foi
and Edith Ritter, aged twenty-one,
Fairmont. W. Va.
The following transfers of real esta
were recodred:
Deed made March 23. 1899, by Lew
Steenrod and wife to Jacob Ritzer: co
sideration, $350; transfers let 5, in B
lan & White's addition.
Deed made February 28. 1S&9. by Le:
L. Kramer and husband to Elizabe
Kramer; consideration. ?>00; transfe
south half of lot No. 6 in Joseph Cal
well's addition.
Deed made March 23, 1S99, by Wlllla
A. Burkhartt, to C. L. Crumbacker ai
G. V. Crumbacker; conslderatic
?i.v.wa<; iransiers _j ncrc? ana j
perches, more or less, in Liberty dl
trict. _
ELKS ELECT OFFICERS
For the Ensiling Year and Prcsc
Mr. Schmidt with a Pin.
Last night at their handsome quartc
on Main street, occurred a meeting:
Wheeling lodge No. 23, B. P. O. E.,
which there was a very large atten
ance. Officers for the ensuing ye
were elected as follows:
Exalted ruler?Charles C. Schmidt.
Esteemed leading knight? Charl
Menkemeller.
Esteemed loyal knight?Albert Well
Esteemed lecturing knight?Juli
Reisenstein.
Secretary?Thomas O'Brien, Jr.
Treasurer?J. F. Murphy.
Tyler?J. J. Manton.
Alternate to the grand lodge?A. :
Weldebusch.
Trustee?G. W. Lutz.
Before the election of officers the
was a pleasing presentation of it po
exalted ruler's diamond pin <o \
Charles C. Schmidt. The presentatl
speech was by Congressman B. B. Do
ener, who did himself proud on this c:
caslon.The pin Is a handsome one, ha
ing thirty diamonds in its make-up.
is inscribed as follows:
Presented to
CHARLES C. SCHMIDT,
By the members of
Wheeling Lodge No. 23. B. P. O. E.
.March 1899.
Exalted Ruler Schmidt responded, e
pressing his appreciation of the kind
feeling that prompted the act.
PERSONAL NOTES.
Going ami Coming of Whcolli
People and Visitors.
Mrs. Frank Gillian, of Mannlngtc
registered at the Howell yesterday.
Harry L. Reich was a New Martin
vlllc business man at the Stamm la
night.
Misses Marie Bert and Hazel Cu
iiiiiKii-iiu. <n .uuaiiiiinion, lire guests
the Windsor.
Walton Miller, of Fairmont, and C.:
Stewart, of Charleston, were visitors
the city yesterday.
Ilsrry Waters, formerly niffht clo<
p-t the McLure, wan In the city la
nljrht. He has accepted a position wl
the VIctoriu, In Pittsburgh,
Eautor XovoltlcM In Mon*n Finn 9.1./
Patent lontlipt* I)i*cmh Shoe* for A-j.j
ut McFadden's*
- AN ENGLISHMAN
Who Sees a Great Future for
American Iron and Steel
BUT PRESENT PRICES HIGHER <
t
- . ^
Than Tlicy Ought to be ?They arc 1
High Enough, he Says, to Crowd r
American Manufactures out of r
Sonic of the Foreign Markets ? He r
Believes Prices for Iron and Steel
Products Will Decline. 1
t
According to R. Wlgram, a leading *
English maker of machinery, agrlcultural
Implements and road locomotives, \
at Leeds, who Is In Pittsburgh this i
week, the high price of iron and steel J
manufactures at present prevailing in j
this country have practically closed the r
English market to that most important
^ of American industries.
Mr. Wlgram cites his own case as a
5 striking example. Said he, In the course j
' of an Interview In the Dispatch, "I came
n to this country, and particularly to
Pittsburgh, with the expectation of j.
placing some large orders for machinery
and raw material, but found the '
prices, plus transportation, higher than l
In England, and therefore shall make
my purchases at home."
.Another case in point cited by Mr. <
? Wigram Is the order for many thou- j
sands of tons of steel, to be used In the ,
construction of the new Uganda railway,
now being built in North Africa. ^
TKIn flnlnf uhnnl.l hnv? ?V,., 1
United States, and very probably to
Pittsburgh, but the English government
found that it could buy Just as <
cheap, if not cheaper, in the home
market, and that is where the order
was placed. 1
In Mr. Wlgram's opinion, it is not
likely that the American iron and steel
market will be able to maintain Itself
i for any great length of time. He says
he has been a close observer of the iron
and steel trade for upward of thirty
)- years, and that history always repeats
itself when prices go up like skyrockets. ,
I He does not mean to Imply that the
l~ present prosperity in all branches of industry
and commerce is a mere soap
)r bubble, that will ere long dissolve into
the air, leaving a dark brown taste in
the mouth of the nation, but, on the
contrary, admits that the good times
have been brought about by natural
causes, and will last indefinitely if
prices are held within reasonable
bounds?that is within the limits which
would effectually close the foreign markets
to our manufacturers. i
One nf the arguments used by Mr.
Wigram to prove the correctness of his
r views Is that the home market, not only
of Iron and steel, but of all other raw i
materials and manufactures, the prices
A of which would have been rising in
bounds, would sooner or later become glutted,
and that the manufacturers
II would be compelled to again look to foreign
countries to take their surplus
products, a situation which would nat
urally result In a sharp decline of
prices. "We have had the same thins
happen in England," he added, "with
disastrous results. When prices rise .
so high that they represent a Ilctitious ?
value, the time is not far off when they will
take a tumble.
"In the very nature of things, your ?
prosperity will last a long time if man}
ufacturers do not lose their heads, and i
in their eagerness to make up for years _
of poor business, leave the safe paths
of conservatism. You've had your
a- seven lean years, and the seven fat years
will follow. In the seven lean 1
years no man bought more tharv, was
absolutely needed to carry on his buslhe
ness, and many manufacturing con- I
cerns ceased operations altogether beLj_
cause they were unable to ilnd a market
for their products. Now the demand
for all sorts of manufactures, esT_
pecially the products of the Iron and
jj. steel industry, is greater than the supply.
Hence, the unprecedented rise In
?d prices.
"And the causes are not far to seek
ir' or hard to find. In the first place, your
0? farmers have been very prosperous for
several years. They have had good
. crops, and been getting good prlcees.
Then, many new railroads are building,
and the established roads are improv
ing their equipment, laying new roads
and adding to their roiling stock to
meet the increased demand of the carrying
capacity. Your 'successful war
J? with Spain has not only given you
. greater confidence In yourself, but put
j3 hundreds of millions of dollars in cira"
culation that have gone into the pockets
of your manufacturers and workingmen.
Your new colonial possessions
1111 are already making demands upon your
'" industries, and will continue to do so
;00 in ever-increasing measure.
,s" "These are some of the chief causes
of your prosperity, and very interesting
they are for a foreigner to contemplate.
Combined, they form. Indeed, a solid
nt and lasting foundation. But. as I have
said, the superstructure must be built
with care, or it may grow top-heavy,
;rs and fall under the first 111 wind that
of may happen to come along."
^ Herrick to be President.
Q~ CLEVELAND, Ohio, March 29.?It I?
said Col. Myron T. Herrick, one of the
receivers of the "Wheeling & Lake Erie
railroad, which Is about to be reorgan>es
ized, has been offered the presidency of
the company when hi.? duties as re'y.
celver cease. It Is understood, however,
us that Mr. Herrick has declined the offer,
and will sever all otficlal connection
with the road as soon as the reorganization
has been effected. Colonel Herrick
and Robert Blickensderfer have been
II. the receivers for the "Wheeling &. Lake
Erie for several years past.
re AMUSEMENTS.
ist
Ir* Fomo of the most annoying features
that nctors have to contend with are
,c_ the cries which sometimes come from
v- noisy wags In the house. These usually
provoke the mirth of an audience, but
are demoralizing to the nerves of the
persons at whom they are directed. One
of the most amusing of these experiences
Is told by W. 11. Mack, of the
"Town Topics" company. The incident
occurred In the course of a scene in
"Richard the Third," between Edwin
Booth, ns Richard, and Miss LoduskI
x- Young, as Lady Anne. Richard had
Hy offered his sword to Kathorine and on
bended knee besought her to kill him If
she -would not pardon the wrongs he
had done her. Anne with the sword in
her hand raisod her eyes towards the
iR gallery and exclaimed: "What shall I
do? Direct me, Heaven." In a boyish
,n voice <the answer cntne down from one
' of the nut-strewn seats of "heaven,"
"Stick him." At the Grand first half of
s" next week.
<3t
"ForEaster? Latest. $:i.r>0 Fancy Silk
n- Top Dress Shoes for at MoFiul0f
den's.
I HAVE been a/fllcted with rhecimatlsm
for fourteen years, and nothing
In seemed to give me any relief. I was able
to be around all the time, but constantrk
ly suffering. I had tried everything I
st could hear of, and at last was told to
th try Chamberlain's rain Halm, which I
did, and was Immediately relieved and
In a short time cured, i am happy to
50 Hay that it has not since returned.?
>H .Tosh Edgar, Germantown, Cal. For sale |
by druggists,
LANDSLIDES DISPOSFD OF.
Through Traffic was Resumed Yesterday
Afternoon on the Pewikey
Road?The Ohio River's Obstruction
Removed Yesterday Morning.
The record-breaking- landslide on the
Pewikey at Wilson's station, above the
:ity, particulars of which were given in
he Intelligencer yesterday morning, was
lisposed of yesterday at noon, and In
he afternoon the trains were running
egularly on time. About one hundred
nen worked at the blockaded point
learly twenty-four hours before the
oad was open to through traffic.
On the Ohio River road, the slide al
haven's Rock was cleared away at an
arly hour yesterday morning, and the
rains on this road were running on
lme- again.
The slip in the Narrows was removed
it 11 o'clock yesterday morning and
lie street cars resumed their through
una. The hillside was still slipping
md the track may be covered again
his morning. The company has a
'orce of men on hand and trafile will
lot be delayed.
I)r. Hull's Cough Syrup is an excel
ent remedy for children. For croup,
ivhooplng cough and measle-cough it
aas no equaK
PAMILY WASITINO.
Ronch Dry "NVashod, Starched and
D ved 3 contH per pound.
1'lnt Work, Washed and Ironed, 5
L'eutspor pound.
pound. At LUTZ BROS*.
mib*f Homo Steam laundry.
ATTEND the auction sale of mlllln;ry
goods and fixtures of Mrs. Jessie
McAdam at No. 1145 Main street, on
Friday afternoon. March 31st, and Satirday
evening, April 1st, 1899.
Latest Easter styles In Men'.* SO.00
Willow Cull'Dress Shoes l'or ut
HcFadden's.
DIED.
D'CONNOR?On Monday, March 27,1R09. at
6:43 o'clock p. m., CHARLES O'CONNOR,
In his 69th year, s
rtequiem high mass at St. Joseph's Cathedral
Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock.
Funeral from his late residence, No. 71
Eighteenth street, on Thursday afternoon
at 2:30 o'clock. Friends of the
family respectfully invited to attend.
Interment at Mt. Calvary cemetery.
(Washington, Pa,, papers please copy.)
WHITE?At the residence of his sister,
Mrs. E. B. Wingerter, on Tuesday,
March 2S, 1S09, at 7 p. m., JOHN V.
WHITE, in his 60th year.
Funeral from No. 1057 Main street on
Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment
private. Please omit flowers.
MYLES ? At her residence, 2151 Main
street, on Wednesday. March 29, 1899,
at 4:15 o'clock p. m., MRS. BRIDGET
MYLES, wife of the late William
Myles.
Funeral notice hereafter.
SCHMIDT?On Wednesday, March 29, 1S99,
at tho family home. In Fulton, at S:25
p. m.. EMMA, wife of John W.
Sir.hrr.lf1t In hnr
"iincntl notice hereafter.
'Undertaking.
Louis Bertschy,
FUNERAL DIRECTOR
and ARTERIAL EMBALMER.
1117 Main St.?West Side.
Calls by Telephone Answered Day or
^Ivjht. Store Telephone 035. Residence.
%. Assistants Telephone. 695.
Alexander Frew,
i COS funeral director
MAIN- ST. and embalmer #
Under Competent Management.
Telephones?Store. 229; Residence. 750.
3RUEJ1MER ( Funeral Directors
i* J Qnd Embalmcrs.
? Cor. MjrLet and 22d 5ts.
ilLDEBRAND (C)pcn 'gffrA.,,,.
(<0>)
^frr n/% aI
$ mm runu
<?>
X
FOR less money tha:
who buy goods 1
just think, "We
y Surety of quality
gets?surety of s
I
? '
Our Store Is a Safe
I Refuge
For
I Economical Fo
Here's one man?the boss
this store, whose duty it is to
and scheme with manufacture
fight for lowest prices?so thi
can make it worth your whil
buy here?he's never idle. The
f another man whose duty it i
<;> take this supply of bargains
$ tell you about them in the pap
and show them in the windov?
as tempting a style as truth
[ ' honesty can suggest?he's n
idle. These two men have
< _> their heads together to make
!'! Easter week the best bargain \
ever known in Wheeling.
<*>
i DON'T FOR
j DON'T FOR
Ujitua'.
ll ^
^ > 5-f i $>* ! * ! -M
-5)- Sund/iag <{ Co. I 3). Sundlinr] & Co.
From To=dayOn
a full size package of America's finest and
best Chewing Gum will be given with every purchase.
Our Spring Styles in
Children's, Young Men's and Men's
Suits and Overcoats.....
were never better. Come in and see them. We
will not ask you to buy, for we will leave that
matter with you.
R Gundling & Co.,
STAR CLOTHIERS. 34 and 36 Twelfth St.
$ohn jfricdcl <? Co. [ ?ohn j-riedcl *C* Co.
^WALrPAPER.^
I Make Your
/$>. * | Home Livable.
tl f "You don't know how it'll
Sx-'b^- j) I brighten your rooms up to
^Hf?^ | cover ^eir walls with some
T ?f ^e designs in wall paper
f which we have. Every de'
dtfxtM I sign 's artistic, and among
XSri''. \ ) 1 them are just the combina||V
,'ga <i> tions you want, to harmonize
J'j.% *\ fi$A $ with your furniture. Prices
| are exceedingly moderate.
TOT-TM FRTFnPT Rr m
J \mS2. JLJ. N JL JL VJLJI?dJU^ Z-AJLU WW
call and get a map of 1119 Main Street.
the philippine islands. * * 17 ivldiu ^irceu
Che Dlationai Sxcfiange Sank of Wheeling,
J. y? VAXCE- President. ElAi !< E. sakbs.
JOHN F1 JEW, Vice President. YT. B. IRVINE^.?Ass't. Cashier.
The National Exchange Bank .
W& Of Wheeling.
DIRECTORS.
J.N.Vance, Jolm "VVnterhouso, Dr. John L. Dickey?
John Frew, "William Elllngham* VT. E. Stone,
| G. E. Stlfel, J. M. Brown, "W. H. Frank,
1 Business entrusted to oar carc will receive prompt and carcful attention.
ture Simply Can't Be Sold i
n we ask. It's getting to be a common saying by folk &
lere, We couldn't have done so well elsewhere,'' and <|
can take our own time in which to pay for what we buy." I
and surety of lowest prices are what every customer ^
ervice thrown in. $
s;
For Instance, We're Offering: $
Three Dollar Steel Beds for $ 1.98 |
iweruy-iive uouar tsearoom buits tor...?L6.75 f
Finest AxminSter Carpets for 1.25 |
Ik. High Pile Velvet Carpets for 98c f
Wool Filled Ingrain Carpets for 48c ?
pr's Handsome, Good Flowered Carpets for.. 25c |
it he Seventy-five Cent Dining Chairs for 48c J:
e ',0 Dollar Twenty-five Chairs for 75c ?
sre,o Dollar Fifty Rockers for 90c |
Three Dollar Rockers for $ 1.98 |
"\a Twenty Dollar Folding Beds for $13.98 |
and Thirty-five Dollar Folding Beds for $23.85 %
cvcr , Fourteen Dollar Folding Beds for $10.65 t
put '
this
VCCk ^
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Onr First Season's Wall Paper at Factory Prices.
fir tnrlForVery I
OL} Attractive Papers.
1 r _ 4. I For Gilt and |
> DC 10 1 High Art Designs. j;
$
'!
f CT That we make, line and lay all Carpets Free $
M C'ft of Charge. J >.* > * < * < *
I
f CT That we want to Open an Account with You. ::>
BI1 I it'll be the beginning of a happy home.
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